Map The Battle [of Missionary Ridge, November 25, 1864].

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Title
The Battle [of Missionary Ridge, November 25, 1864].
Summary
After a day of fierce fighting "above the clouds" on November 24, the Confederates retained a tenuous hold on Lookout Mountain. In this image the focus has shifted to Missionary Ridge. Arrows show the direction of attack as the Union forces under Thomas broke through the Confederate defenses, sending Bragg's army in retreat.
Contributor Names
Sneden, Robert Knox, 1832-1918.
Created / Published
[S.l., 1863-1865].
Subject Headings
-  Missionary Ridge, Battle of, Tenn., 1863--Maps
-  United States--Tennessee--Missionary Ridge
-  United States--Tennessee--Chattanooga
-  Missionary Ridge, Battle of, Tenn
Notes
-  Color coding indicates the location of Union and Confederate forces.
-  NOTE: Researchers will be served a color photocopy of this diary image.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  This item is from the collections of the Virginia Historical Society; please contact the institution for more information.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
-  In the Robert Knox Sneden Diary (Mss5:1 Sn237:1 v. 5, p. 101).
-  Manuscripts
Medium
1 map : pen-and-ink and watercolor ; 16.5 x 12 cm.
Repository
Virginia Historical Society, P.O. Box 7311, Richmond, VA 23221-0311 USA vau
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/gvhs01.vhs00174
Online Format
image
Description
After a day of fierce fighting "above the clouds" on November 24, the Confederates retained a tenuous hold on Lookout Mountain. In this image the focus has shifted to Missionary Ridge. Arrows show the direction of attack as the Union forces under Thomas broke through the Confederate defenses, sending Bragg's army in retreat.

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Chicago citation style:

Sneden, Robert Knox. [The Battle of Missionary Ridge, November 25, 1864]. [S.l., to 1865, 1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00174/. (Accessed May 30, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Sneden, R. K. (1863) [The Battle of Missionary Ridge, November 25, 1864]. [S.l., to 1865] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00174/.

MLA citation style:

Sneden, Robert Knox. [The Battle of Missionary Ridge, November 25, 1864]. [S.l., to 1865, 1863] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gvhs01.vhs00174/>.